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 for Assignee
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Assignee \As`sign*ee"\, n. [F. assign['e], p. p. of assigner.
     See Assign, v., and cf. Assign an assignee.] (Law)
        (a) A person to whom an assignment is made; a person
            appointed or deputed by another to do some act,
            perform some business, or enjoy some right, privilege,
            or property; as, an assignee of a bankrupt. See
        (c) . An assignee may be by special appointment or deed,
            or be created by jaw; as an executor. --Cowell.
        (b) pl. In England, the persons appointed, under a
            commission of bankruptcy, to manage the estate of a
            bankrupt for the benefit of his creditors.
            [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      n 1: (law) the party to whom something is assigned (e.g.,
           someone to whom a right or property is legally transferred)

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  26 Moby Thesaurus words for "assignee":
     agent, allottee, almsman, almswoman, annuitant, appointee, assign,
     attorney, beneficiary, candidate, deputy, devisee, donee, factor,
     feoffee, grantee, legatary, legatee, licensee, nominee, patentee,
     pensionary, pensioner, proxy, selectee, stipendiary

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